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  1. Stars turn out to celebrate best in film

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 31st annual Hong Kong Film Awards. So, a star of many TVB series from the 1970s to the 1990s, took a decade off to run a vegetarian restaurant before being lured back into the industry to star ... she has claimed a clutch of international awards. A Simple Life and Life Without Principle were favourites for best film. In the technical categories, Jet Li's 3D martial arts drama ...

  2. Film

    Posted Mar 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Hui On-wah's drama based on film producer Roger Lee's caring half-century relationship with his family maid. PF The Artist (IIA) (English intertitles) Michel Hazanavicius' ... in Hong Kong for the last 30 years. YT Phantom of the Opera at the Royal Albert Hall (I) Film version of Andrew Lloyd Webber's romantic musical adaptation of Gaston Leroux's story about ...

  3. Action films dominate at awards

    Posted Feb 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Three action movies dominate the nominations for this year's Hong Kong Film Awards. Flying Swords of Dragon Gate and Let The Bullets Fly have 13 award ... as a triad member in Life Without Principle and a hotshot stockbroker in Overheard 2. The former role won him the best actor prize last year at the Hong Kong Film Critics Society Awards. ...

  4. A Simple Life stars nominated for Asian film honours

    Posted Jan 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Thomas Chan thomas.chan@scmp.com Hong Kong filmmakers will vie against the best in Asia, after receiving 13 nominations yesterday for the 6th annual Asian Film Awards. Hongkongers ... Other local nominees include Alan Mak Siu-fai and Felix Chong Man-keung, up for best screenwriter for crime thriller film Overheard 2, and Curran Pang for best editor for the same film ...

  5. Film (1978)

    Posted Nov 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... masterpiece: Game of Death, a classic kung fu epic that would showcase his many beliefs in the principles of martial arts. The film would follow Hai Tien (played by Lee), a retired martial arts champion whose siblings are kidnapped by an underworld gang. They force Hai to once again don his iconic yellow jumpsuit (later re-popularised in Quentin Tarantino's Kill Bill films ...

  6. Raising a glass to new film talent

    Posted Apr 08th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Edited by Andrew Sun Film journal The Hollywood Reporter recognised up-and-coming Asian film talent with the Next Generation Asia reception at the W Hotel on March 23, presenting 20 achievers with a certificate on the sidelines of the Hong Kong International Film Festival. Guests at the second annual event celebrated with Shanghai White vodka drinks. Seen at the scene were ...

  7. Star is also wedded to the nation in patriotic bliss at film premiere

    Posted Sep 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... Leung Kam-chung as well as the film's backer Peter Lam Kin-ngok. Director Han Sanping and cast members Tang Guoqiang (Mao Zedong ) and Zhang Guoli (Chiang Kai-shek) were also present ... I'll definitely recommend the film to young people,' Lau, pictured with Madame Tussauds' wax figures of Mao Zedong, Zhou Enlai and Deng Xiaoping . 'In 1997, I sang a song called ...

  8. Local film industry fails to shine

    Posted Feb 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In Hong Kong, western films seem to be more popular than local films. This could be because western culture is popular, or it could be that those films are of better quality. I think ... Hong Kong's film industry produced many famous stars and producers, including John Woo, Chow Yun-fat, Jackie Chan, Maggie Cheung Man-yuk and Stephen Chow Sing-chi. But in the late 90s, ...

  9. Film studies: boxed in

    Posted Apr 16th 2009, 12:00am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... in the late 1970s and 1980s before transforming into movie giants. And after making the transition, they earned a fortune in box office receipts and won the lion's share of Hong Kong Film Awards ... shrinking from more than 200 feature films in the early 1990s to about 50 in recent years, there simply isn't much opportunity to make the leap from television to the multiplex. And even ...

  10. Comedy trounces epics and fight films on list of box-office favourites

    Posted Jan 07th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. The box office results for 2008 are in and - surprise, surprise - a flick by funny man Stephen Chow Sing-chi topped the list of Chinese-language movies. CJ7 , Chow's 'dramedy� ...




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